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Adriamycin

Manufactured by: Pfizer Ltd

Contains / Salt: Doxorubicin (Plain)

Prescription Required

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Adriamycin

Manufactured by: Pfizer Ltd

Contains / Salt: Doxorubicin (Plain)

Prescription Required

153 people have bought this recently

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Adriamycin Information

Adriamycin Benefits & Uses

Adriamycin is used to treat the following -

  1. Blood Cancer Primary
  2. Breast Cancer
  3. Ovarian Cancer
  4. Bladder Cancer
  5. Thyroid Cancer
  6. Wilms Tumor
  7. Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  8. Lymphoma
  9. Hodgkin Lymphoma
  10. Stomach Cancer
  11. बी-सेल एक्यूट लिम्फोब्लास्टिक ल्यूकेमिया
  12. Bone Cancer
  13. Multiple Myeloma

Adriamycin Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Adriamycin

Doxorubicin (Plain)

Adriamycin Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Adriamycin is used -

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Weakness
  3. Infection
  4. Stomatitis (Inflammation of the mouth)
  5. Hair Loss सामान्य
  6. Decreased white blood cell count (neutrophils)
  7. Decreased appetite
  8. Decreased Blood Cells (Red cells, White cells and Platelets)
  9. Fever Mild
  10. Mucosal Inflammation
  11. Anemia Mild
  12. Rash

Adriamycin Related Warnings

Is the use of Adriamycin safe for pregnant women?

Adriamycin shows severe side effect on pregnant women. For this reason, pregnant women should only take it after taking medical advice.

Severe

Is the use of Adriamycin safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding may experience severe harmful effects after taking Adriamycin. It should only be taken after medical advice.

Severe

What is the effect of Adriamycin on the Kidneys?

There are no side effects of Adriamycin on the kidneys.

Safe

What is the effect of Adriamycin on the Liver?

You may experience side effects on your liver after taking Adriamycin. If this happens, then discontinue its use. Consult your medical practitioner, do as he/she suggests.

Moderate

What is the effect of Adriamycin on the Heart?

Adriamycin can have moderate side effects on the heart. If you notice any harmful effects then stop taking this drug right away. Consult your doctor before using this medicine again.

Moderate

Severe Interaction of Adriamycin with Other Drugs

Adriamycin should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Adriamycin Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Adriamycin unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Liver Disease
  2. Heart Failure
  3. Neutropenia
  4. Infertility

Frequently asked Questions about Adriamycin

Is this Adriamycin habit forming or addictive?

Forming a habit of Adriamycin has not been reported.

No

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

After taking Adriamycin, you should not drive or work on any heavy machine, as Adriamycin can make you drowsy.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Yes, but consume Adriamycin only on doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

There is no benefit of taking Adriamycin for mental disorders.

No

Adriamycin Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Adriamycin

Taking Adriamycin with food does not harm your health.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Adriamycin

Information about the interaction of Adriamycin and alcohol is not currently available because this topic has not been researched yet.

Unknown

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References

  1. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 463-465
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 867
  3. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Adriamycin (doxorubicin hydrochloride)
  4. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Doxorubicin Hydrochloride (doxorubicin hydrochloride)